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  1. Death Notice for July 1, 2016 26 minutes ago Lavaca County Pritchard, ...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    PRITCHARD, JEAN, 77, of Yoakum, passed away on Thursday, June 30, 2016. Services are pending with Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home, 361-293-5656.

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  2. Death Notice for June 23, 2016 43 minutes ago Lavaca County Ondrusek, ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | The Victoria Advocate

    ONDRUSEK, GLENN MARSHALL, 59, of Yoakum, passed away on Tuesday, June 21, 2016. Services are pending with Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home, 361-293-5656.

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  3. Today Service for June 22, 2016 an hour ago CAVAZOS, GUADALUPE, 86,...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 21 | The Victoria Advocate

    CAVAZOS, GUADALUPE, 86, of Victoria: Visitation 4 - 8 p.m. with Rosary at 7 p.m. at Artero Memorial Chapels, 361-575-3212. GARNER, WAYNE, 87, of Seadrift: Funeral service 10 a.m. at Clayton Funeral Home, interment at South Park Cemetery, Clayton Funeral Home, Pearland, 281-485-4446.

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  4. Death Notice for June 21, 2016 13 minutes ago Jackson County Jackson, ...Read the original story

    Monday Jun 20 | The Victoria Advocate

    JACKSON, NAOMI ELIZABETH, 86, of Edna, passed away on Monday, June 20, 2016. Services are pending with Slavik Funeral Home, 361-782-2152.

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  5. Old sign restored at Yoakum's Grand Theater 5 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | The Victoria Advocate

    Tammy Steinmann bought The Grand Theater and is renovating it for an anticipated opening by the end of the summer. Steinmann sat on the sidewalk Thursday across the street from the theater and watched diligently as Dallas-based Yesco Sign and Lighting Service worked to place the old sign, with neon letters attached, to the building.

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  6. Yoakum man charged with 65 sex crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | The Victoria Advocate

    A Lavaca County grand jury indicted Shane Neil Cliffe on Friday on 16 counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child, one count of continuous sexual abuse of a child, 36 counts of sexual assault of a child, four counts of aggravated sexual assault by use of force and threats, four counts of second-degree felony sexual performance of a child and four counts of third-degree sexual performance of a child. In January 2015, he was charged with one count of continuous sexual abuse of a child, 14 counts of first-degree felony sexual assault of a child, 12 counts of trafficking and sexual exploitation of a person and nine counts of first-degree felony sexual assault.

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  7. Death Notice for June 15, 2016 8 minutes ago Victoria County Hoffman, ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 14 | The Victoria Advocate

    HOFFMAN, ROSIE, 83, of Victoria, passed away on Sunday, June 12, 2016. Services are pending with Colonial Funeral Home, 361-578-3535.

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  8. Yoakum man charged with 65 sex crimes 6 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | The Victoria Advocate

    A Lavaca County grand jury indicted Shane Neil Cliffe on Friday on 16 counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child, one count of continuous sexual abuse of a child, 36 counts of sexual assault of a child, four counts of aggravated sexual assault by use of force and threats, four counts of second-degree felony sexual performance of a child and four counts of third-degree sexual performance of a child. In January 2015, he was charged with one count of continuous sexual abuse of a child, 14 counts of first-degree felony sexual assault of a child, 12 counts of trafficking and sexual exploitation of a person and nine counts of first-degree felony sexual assault.

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  9. Death Notice for June 11, 2016 27 minutes ago Victoria County Flores, ...Read the original story

    Friday Jun 10 | The Victoria Advocate

    FLORES, LIONEL JR., 76, of Victoria, passed away on Thursday, June 9, 2016. Services are pending with Grace Funeral Home, 361-573-4341.

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  10. Yoakum calls 2 counties home 5 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 5 | The Victoria Advocate

    On one of his first visits to Yoakum, city manager Kevin Coleman stumbled into an invisible barrier that runs through the middle of town. "On one of my early visits here, I was with a gentleman who said he wakes up in Lavaca County but he drinks his morning coffee in DeWitt County," Coleman said.

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  11. Blotter 8 minutes ago ARRESTED DeWitt County CUERO - Kareem Johnson,...Read the original story

    Tuesday May 31 | The Victoria Advocate

    Kareem Johnson, 31, of Yoakum, by a DeWitt County Sheriff's deputy on May 26, on a warrant charging violation of probation in an indecency to a child, repeat felony offender case and a warrant charging violation of parole. CUERO - Michael Simpson, 19, of Victoria, by a DeWitt County Sheriff's deputy on May 26, on a warrant charging violation of probation in a possession of marijuana less than 2 ounces case.

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  12. Death Notice for May 28, 2016 an hour ago Victoria County Godfrey,...Read the original story

    May 27, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    GODFREY, PATRICIA KING, 93, of Victoria, passed away on Thursday, May 26, 2016. Services are pending with Rosewood Funeral Chapels, 361-573-4546.

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  13. Death Notice for May 26, 2016 52 minutes ago Victoria County Doss,...Read the original story

    May 25, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    DOSS, JOE, 72, of Victoria, passed away on Tuesday, May 24, 2016. Services are pending with Grace Funeral Home, 361-573-4341.

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  14. Death Notice for May 19, 2016 44 minutes ago Victoria County Cortez,...Read the original story

    May 18, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    CORTEZ, REYNALDO "RONNIE", 63, of Victoria, passed away on Wednesday, May 18, 2016. Services are pending with Grace Funeral Home, 361-573-4341.

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  15. Blotter 31 minutes ago Arrested Victoria - Juan Batiste, 33, of San...Read the original story

    May 17, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    Juan Batiste, 33, of San Marcos, by deputies May 15 on an attorney general warrant charging him with contempt of court for child support. VICTORIA - Ernest Estrada, 54, of Victoria, by deputies May 13 on a warrant charging him with violation of probation in a driving while intoxicated case.

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  16. Today Service for May 18, 2016 58 minutes ago GONZALES, WALTER, 67,...Read the original story

    May 17, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    GONZALES, WALTER, 67, of Victoria: Visitation 8:15 a.m. with funeral Mass at 9 a.m. at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, Artero Memorial Chapels, 361-575-3212. HAMMAN, JAMES, 71, of Yoakum: Visitation 1 - 3 p.m. with funeral service at 3 p.m. at Hebron Baptist Church, burial following at Hebron Cemetery, Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home, 361-293-5656.

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  17. Death Notice for May 17, 2016 22 minutes ago Victoria County Limon,...Read the original story

    May 16, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    LIMON, EMILIA, 79, of Victoria, passed away on Monday, May 16, 2016. Services are pending with Grace Funeral Home, 361-573-4341.

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  18. Thumbs-up, thumbs-down; it's your choice 18 minutes ago THUMBS-UP...Read the original story

    May 13, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    Thumbs-up to Father Gabriel Franks, retired Catholic priest, for his wonderful service to the community and serving as hospital chaplain at Citizens Medical Center. The "evil one" is smiling now for his victory in doing away with offering Mass at the hospital.

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  19. TxDoT reps discuss millions in future highway projects 6 hours from...Read the original story

    May 12, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    Representatives of the Texas Department of Transportation Yoakum District on Thursday presented almost $19 million in new construction and maintenance projects on Victoria County's highways. The money - including more than $6 million to construct the eastbound frontage road on Loop 463 near Mockingbird Lane - is slated to cover seal coats of highways, replace county bridges and install guardrails and safety lights.

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  20. Death Notice for May 12, 2016 58 minutes ago Victoria County Prukop,...Read the original story

    May 12, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    PRUKOP, PAUL, 61, of Victoria, passed away on Wednesday, May 11, 2016. Services are pending with Heritage Funeral Home, 361-578-3611.

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